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bungle up

To jumble up or ruin something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "bungle" and "up." Boy, you really bungled up this report—I'm not sure I can even fix it.
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bungle something up

to botch something; to mess something up. Please don't bungle this job up. Tom was careless and he bungled up the job.
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